Lynn Hewitt’s exhibition of patchwork and quilting reflects her passion and outstanding flair. As an award-winning craftsperson, she continues to learn, whilst also being known as a skilled teacher, mentor and judge.
Lynn Hewitt is a true ambassador of quilting; knowledgeable, giving of that knowledge, gracious and nurturing for herself and others to strive to be better. Part of Lynn’s legacy is the extent to which she has helped, encouraged and supported quilters both new and experienced to achieve their goals.
At the Australasian Quilt Convention in 2017, Lynn Hewitt was announced as the 13th recipient of the Rajah Award. The Award is a tribute to the historic Rajah quilt made by convict women en route to Australia in 1841 and acknowledges outstanding contribution to quilting in Australia.
Lynn is a true ambassador of quilting, exemplified in her quilt teaching, quilt judging, her extensive involvement in QuiltNSW and its various activities and her international quilt tour hosting.